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Point Austin: Pride Brought Low
Remorseless as ever, Tom DeLay finally encounters a little bit of justice
"...Priest acknowledged that the appellate courts might not agree with the trial's outcome, and DeLay..."

Jan. 14, 2011 News Column by Michael King

Marshalling Funds for Supportive Housing
Council proposes community discussions on homelessness
"..."frequent users" of city services – jails, hospitals, and courts – as clients, in hope that once stabilized, they'll..."

Jan. 14, 2011 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

This Way to the Big Top!
From budget disaster to hysterical bloodletting, the legislative circus is back in town
"...to pass muster with the Justice Department or the courts for compliance with the Voting Rights Act. – Lee..."

Jan. 14, 2011 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

DeLay Sentenced to Prison
Disgraced U.S. House majority leader gets three years
"...the difficulties of the case and that the appellate courts might not agree with his interpretation of the law...."

Jan. 10, 2011 News Post by Michael King

Top 10 State Stories
Not even an expensive trial lawyer could save Tom DeLay
"...10) SUPREMES CONSIDER STRIPPER SURCHARGE Two lower courts found the infamous $5-per-customer fee on live nude entertainment..."

Jan. 7, 2011 News Feature by Michael King

Gay Place
Top 10s from the bottom to the top
"...identities of gay Ugandans calling for their hanging. The courts ruled that gay Ugandans have rights, too...."

Jan. 7, 2011 Column by Kate X Messer

Naked City
Macy's to close its Highland store and Holly lawsuit dismissed

Jan. 7, 2011 News Feature

Point Austin: Back to the Color Line
Texas turns back the clock on racial justice
"...at the Legislature," Cardenas said, "we hope that the courts will vindicate us and give us a level playing..."

Dec. 31, 2010 News Column by Michael King

The Sky's the Limit
County buys AMOA block for a new "hundred-year" courthouse
"...which until recent years also contained the county's criminal courts, now next door – operating at 40% over capacity,..."

Dec. 24, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Headlines
"...up to the state Legislature – and possibly the courts, if it's anything like the last redistricting ruckus –..."

Dec. 24, 2010 News Feature

Third Court Rules in Willingham Case
Matter must be referred to Judge Stubblefield
"...You can read the opinions here...."

Dec. 21, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

Naked City
News briefs from Austin, the region, and beyond
"...and by 2035, the county estimates that the civil courts alone will need more than 188,000 square feet –..."

Dec. 17, 2010 News Feature

What Is PSH?
"...least 225 should be "frequent users of public systems" (courts, hospitals, jails, etc.), and 75 should be deemed "vulnerable"..."

Dec. 17, 2010 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

New Courthouse for Travis County?
Commissioners to discuss possible downtown land purchase
"...is 40% over its original capacity. For the civil courts alone (not counting probate court or the clerks offices),..."

Dec. 13, 2010 News Post by Jordan Smith

Naked City
This week, a criminal justice round-up
"...but their convictions were later tossed out by the courts. (For lack of evidence, prosecutors dropped the charges against..."

Dec. 10, 2010 News Feature

Sex Abuse Appeal Goes to Texas Supremes
Even the victim says Arena didn't do it, but the courts say he did
"...admit guilt; unless he is granted relief by the courts, he is unlikely to be released until 2019. (For..."

Dec. 10, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Stalled Hearing Put Death Penalty on Trial
John Edward Green's murder trial began with testimony on wrongful convictions
"...a constitutional theory never before examined by the Texas courts and derives from the mounting evidence demonstrating that the..."

Dec. 10, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The Daily Hustle: 12/6/10
Meet Police Monitor candidates tomorrow
"...school. Beamud has served as a prosecutor, supervised community courts and served as Legal Advisor for the Cambridge, Mass.,..."

Dec. 6, 2010 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Tone Deaf
Deaf Austinites say police can't seem to listen to reason
"...onto the defense appointment list for Travis County's misdemeanor courts, in large part because of her ability to communicate..."

Dec. 3, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Redistricting: GOP Has Lock – But Dems Have Key
Can Obama's DOJ thwart DeLay-style footwork?
"...it – because Republicans will immediately go to the courts. "I think what will happen is Republicans will say..."

Dec. 3, 2010 News Feature by Lee Nichols

From Low Wage to No Wage
Two class action lawsuits target wage theft
"...Painting Ser­vices, are collective class action suits asking the courts to allow 40 other workers to join the lawsuits...."

Dec. 3, 2010 News Feature by Michael King

Point Austin: The Chosen One
Jury finds DeLay guilty of money-laundering and conspiracy
"...people who understand the law." Since the Texas appeals courts are heavily and ideologically Republican, it's likely they'll understand..."

Dec. 3, 2010 News Column by Michael King

Sundance Announces Competition Slate
Austinite Jeff Nichols will compete in Park City
"...have been devastated by an inability to access the courts, this film shows that many long-held beliefs about our..."

Dec. 1, 2010 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Tightening the Noose on Defendants
Court rulings whittle away Sixth Amendment
"...been a busy couple of weeks in Texas' appeals courts – including at the state's highest criminal court, the..."

Nov. 26, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Naked City

Nov. 12, 2010 News Feature

Criminally Innocent
How can you be exonerated of a crime that never happened?
"...their original accuser insist the men are innocent, the courts have disagreed, concluding that Stephanie's recantation is not as..."

Nov. 5, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Neil Young
"...chord hit and sustained, distortion displacing air, Le Noise courts Neil Young's classic platters. "I feel your love," begins..."

Oct. 29, 2010 Music Review by Raoul Hernandez

Attorney General: Abbott Amps Up Conservative Credentials
Radnofsky points to attorney general's flip-flop on immigration

Oct. 29, 2010 News Feature by Jordan Smith

The Real Cost of a Lap Dance?
Lawsuit cites violation of wage laws at strip clubs
"...areas, seems certain that he'll win this one. "The courts have uniformly held that these women are employees, not..."

Oct. 29, 2010 News Feature by Diana Welch

Breaking Up Is Hard to Do
Guest blogger professor Dana Cloud answers Frank's post
"..."Don't Ask, Don't Tell" (DADT) policy unconstitutional. If the courts' ruling doesn't stick because of Obama's legally unnecessary appeal,..."

Oct. 27, 2010 Qmmunity Post by Kate X Messer

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